Category Archives: Kids & Homeschool

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Spooktacular Kid’s Halloween Dinner

It’s cool and crisp outside which means fall is upon us. Pumpkins are out and the leaves are falling.  Halloween is just around the corner y’all.  This is one of my favorite times of the year! I love the cooler days and the fact that you can get just about anything in pumpkin flavor. To […]

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Show Your Grandparent’s You Love Them

Y’all guess what this Sunday, the 11th of September is? It’s Grandparent’s Day!   The one day a year that’s all about those lovin’, huggin’, spoilin’ folks we call grandma an grandpa. Call your grandparents or better yet stop by for a visit if you can. Let them know they are special. It’s a great […]

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DIY Behavior Chart

We all know it’s hard to get anything done with kids misbehaving. My littles are 4 and 6 and they fight like a couple of cats.  Over the summer they really got out of control and with the home school year starting I knew I had to do something. My girls respond to visuals so […]

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What It Takes To Chase Your Dreams

My ultimate goal with this blog is to inspire you to chase your dreams. So let me inspire you today! No matter if you are young or old, we all have dreams. Although we all have dreams not many have the courage to live their dreams. We have a tendency to limit ourselves by our […]

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Fairy Dough Recipe

It’s summer and of course the kids are bored. Today to cure the boredom blues we made Fairy dough! It’s similar to play-doh but, it’s simple enough for kids to make and uses just 4 ingredients you probably already have on hand. To make it you need the following supplies: Bowl Measuring Cup Spoon Cornstarch […]

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Where have I been? – Cave Quest VBS

Hey y’all I’ve been completely MIA for the last week and a half. The reason was VBS. I love VBS and this year I had the opportunity to lead the decorating team. FUN, right? Our theme this year was Cave Quest. I found a lot of great cave tutorials on Pinterest that really got my creative […]

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Summer Reading Log – Free Printables

Summer is upon us! Time for the kids to finally relax and play. If your anything like me you want those kiddos to have a fun summer but, you want to make sure they keep those brains active. One of the easiest ways to keep them learning and still have fun is by reading. I […]

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Poodle Skirt Tutorial & a fun date with dad

Recently, the girls had the best date night with dad. It was a sock hop hosted by our church. To get ready for the sock hop we had to have poodle skirts and monogram t-shirts, of course. I purchased the following supplies from Hobby Lobby to create the girl’s 50’s look. To make the poodle […]

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BJU Press 6th Grade & 10th Grade Review

I’ve shown y’all how I home school my little girls but, many of you asked what curriculum I use with my older children. Well, here goes! 2015-2016 was our first year back to home schooling  (we had done it 1 year in the past). Since we were relatively newbies again and I was nervous about home […]

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How To Introduce Bed Making

I love a made bed. Making your bed first thing in the morning is a quick way to make you feel like you are starting the day productive. Plus, it is so relaxing at night to pull back the blankets on a made bed and crawl in. In our home everyone makes their bed every morning. I […]

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